Browsing by Subject "P Philology. Linguistics"
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(2012-11-21) - Journal articleThere is no universally accepted working linguistic definition of a language; the distinction between a dialect and a language is a political question. On the basis of a discussion of this problem, the article proposes ...
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Thomas Gray and the Goths: philology, poetry, and the uses of the Norse past in eighteenth-century England (2014-09) - Journal articleIn 1761 Thomas Gray composed two loose translations of Old Norse poems: The Fatal Sisters and The Descent of Odin. This article reconstructs Gray’s complex engagement with the world of seventeenth-century Scandinavian ...